Tag Archives: Allison Schroeder

Good Universe Picks Up “Disruptors” Pitch Based on Susan Fowler’s Uber Sexual Harassment Exposé

fowlerschroederTNAllison Schroeder (“Hidden Figures”) will script the timely pitch based on the blog post that took down Uber’s CEO.

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DISRUPTORS (PITCH)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Based on the true story of Susan Fowler, the Uber engineer whose blog post about sexual harassment within the ride-hailing service exposed a toxic culture of sexism and sexual harassment that led to the firing of the company’s CEO.

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2013’s Hit-Makers: A Look Back At The Hit List Alums (2016)

hitlist-2013 cropSoon we’ll be releasing the 2016 Hit List, our compilation of the best year’s best spec scripts as voted on by industry professionals. In preparation for its release, we’re taking a look back at the 2013 Hit List writers — where they’ve been, and where they are today.

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{Exclusive} Columbia Sets Action-Adventure Pic “Agatha Christie” From Scribe Tom Shepherd

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One of the world’s most famous crime novelists may, once again, be headed to the big screen. Columbia is in development with an action-adventure take on Agatha Christie from writer Tom Shepherd.

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Pharrell Williams Set To Produce “Hidden Figures” Starring Taraji P Henson

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Musician Pharrell Williams has signed on to produce the upcoming NASA drama Hidden Figures starring Taraji P. Henson as Katherine Johnson, who was part of a team of African American women who helped launch astronaut John Glen into orbit.

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Jim Parsons Joins Taraji P. Henson In Fox 2000’s “Hidden Figures”

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Jim Parsons has landed a role in Fox 2000’s Hidden Figures starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae. The film is based on the true story of the African American women who helped the U.S. win the space race.

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Kevin Costner Set To Star In NASA Drama “Hidden Figures” With Taraji P. Henson And Octavia Spencer

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Kevin Costner has been tapped to play the head of the space program in Fox 2000’s Hidden Figures. The Academy Award-winning actor will join his Black or White co-star Octavia Spencer and Taraji P. Henson.

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Christopher Robin (SALES)

Logline: A life-action take on the continuing adventures of an adult Christopher Robin and the classic talking animals of Hundred Acre Wood.

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Annie Neal On the Trail of “Agatha”

The screenwriter is on board for the upcoming Agatha Christie adventure film.

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THE HIT LIST 2013 (FULL LIST)

THE VOTES FOR THE 2013 HIT LIST ARE IN!

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AGATHA (SALES)

Logline: Pitched in the tone of “Sherlock Holmes” meets “Romancing The Stone” and speculates about what really happened when Agatha Christie went missing for 11 days.

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AGATHA (SPEC)

Logline: Pitched in the tone of “Sherlock Holmes” meets “Romancing The Stone”, story speculates what really happened when Agatha Christie went missing for 11 days.

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SWITCH (PITCH)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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SCORCHED EARTH (SPEC)

Logline: Surviving the aftermath of a cataclysmic solar flare, a woman leads a team of survivors to a ship that will lead them to the Antarctica International Seed Bank for survival.

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